Passport to Taiwan Festival 2012 in NYC

Date: Sunday, May 13, 2012
Time: 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Union Square North Plaza
Address: 17 St & Park Ave, New York, NY
Facebook event page #1 (Festival):
Facebook event page #2 (Stage Performances):

Join the largest Taiwanese American celebration in the US to celebrate Taiwanese American Heritage Week!

At the “Passport to Taiwan” event each year, participants can sample local delicacies from in Taiwan, observe dough figurine makers and calligraphy masters at work in the arts & crafts area, learn about various organizations and agencies, play children’s games, learn about traditional Taiwanese toys in the interactive area, fold cranes in the kids workshop area, and learn more about Taiwan and Taiwanese Americans in the exhibition area.

Some of the performances this year include:
– The Chairman Band 董事長樂團 (Taiwan)
– Red Flower 紅花樂團 (Taiwan)
– The Hsu-nami (New York City)
– Three Sheet (Canada)
– Eric Hsu of Johnny Hi-Fi (San Francisco)
– Isaiah Richardson (New York City)
– Giga Herbs (New York City)
– TAA-NY Chorus
– Dulan Mountain Theater

2 Responses to “Passport to Taiwan Festival 2012 in NYC”

  1. If you’re headed to Union Square for Passport to Taiwan, keep your eyes out for a human vending machine – looking forward to seeing all the Taiwanese Americans in NYC!

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